Electrical Engineer - Relocate to Tasmania!

Bell Bay Location - January 2021 start, Excellent work conditions with long term opportunity on offer, Join a growing manufacturing operation with no signs of slowing down!.

About the company:

Timberlink Australia is a leading edge international producer of softwood timber products for both domestic and export markets. Timberlink has grown to become a modern, multi-country business that employs almost 550 people, delivering scale and flexibility. Our focus is on growing value not volume. Our strategy for success isnt complicated; we continue to build a professional, high performing, customer focused business.

About the role:

We currently have a vacancy for a highly skilled Electrical Engineer who will be the leader of all electrical engineering matters across the Bell Bay site and will guide and provide technical support to the overall site. The successful candidate will be primarily responsible for process improvement to develop and continuously improve production IT and machinery supervisory control and data acquisition and control systems to maintain production.  

This permanent, full time position reports directly to the Maintenance Manager and will be based at our Bell Bay sawmill in Tasmania (approx. 40 minutes from Launceston). With major capital improvements well under way and a business continually investing and growing, this is a perfect opportunity to combine your strong technical skills with a leader in the sawmilling industry.

Your responsibilities will include:

    Driving opportunities for improvement and actively participating in and planning and delivery of equipment and systems to meet target outcomes
    Provide technical leadership for engineering matters across the Site through process control, automation and data acquisition systems, PLC, SCADA, Data base, and Web based systems
    Assisting with the planning and prioritising for continuous improvement within production areas relating to outcomes such as improved safety, production, efficiency/recovery, automation and prevention maintenance routines
    Project planning on budget, on time, and deliver outcomes
    Management of the Electrical Knowledge Base.
    Provide specialist technical control systems application support, configuration, patches, updates and system management, including advice, reviews and technical reports.
    Generate reports and analyse large datasets of production data with specialised tools to investigate issues and opportunities for improvement in process control and optimisation, including, but not limited to dashboarding for SIC and automated downtime recording.
    Where required oversee contractors activities on site ensuring they comply with Timberlink Australias policies and procedures

Qualifications and Qualities you will bring to Timberlink:

    Electrical Engineering Qualification 
    Industry experience in Scada and control and in data acquisition
    Analytical and interpretation skills
    SQL and data development and real time control
    Project planning 
    Demonstrated capacity to lead people and the ability to coach and mentor team members. 

The successful candidate will be rewarded with a salary based upon experience and performance, along with full training and support from a hardworking and committed team.

Timberlink is an equal opportunity employer, we encourage all applicants with the RIGHT TO WORK in Australia to apply.

No agencies or cold calling please!

16/11/2020 $0 Perth 1 Engineering
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